Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults who would rather have a bigger government with more services by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults who would rather have a bigger government with more services by attendance at prayer groups

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State At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
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Alabama 41% 12% 14% 33% < 1% 166
Alaska 12% 5% 7% 76% < 1% 108
Arizona 21% 12% 8% 58% < 1% 209
Arkansas 31% 19% 11% 39% < 1% 124
California 22% 10% 9% 58% < 1% 1,638
Colorado 12% 11% 11% 66% < 1% 185
Connecticut 14% 6% 9% 71% < 1% 151
Delaware 25% 12% 7% 54% 2% 126
District of Columbia 22% 12% 7% 58% 1% 210
Florida 25% 8% 8% 57% 1% 830
Georgia 31% 14% 9% 46% 1% 370
Hawaii 19% 9% 13% 57% 1% 123
Illinois 17% 8% 9% 66% < 1% 514
Indiana 25% 9% 11% 55% < 1% 228
Iowa 17% 4% 13% 67% < 1% 110
Kentucky 23% 10% 12% 55% < 1% 157
Louisiana 38% 14% 8% 39% < 1% 176
Maryland 22% 11% 8% 59% 1% 301
Massachusetts 14% 7% 6% 72% < 1% 314
Michigan 16% 14% 7% 62% 1% 354
Minnesota 17% 4% 8% 71% < 1% 196
Mississippi 45% 11% 11% 33% < 1% 115
Missouri 17% 9% 7% 67% < 1% 201
Nevada 21% 11% 11% 57% 1% 104
New Hampshire 9% 4% 7% 79% 1% 103
New Jersey 24% 11% 9% 56% 1% 382
New Mexico 18% 14% 7% 61% < 1% 134
New York 19% 8% 6% 65% 1% 946
North Carolina 28% 10% 11% 51% < 1% 381
Ohio 22% 9% 6% 63% < 1% 363
Oklahoma 29% 11% 8% 52% < 1% 121
Oregon 8% 9% 11% 72% < 1% 158
Pennsylvania 19% 7% 8% 67% < 1% 472
Rhode Island 13% 10% 8% 69% < 1% 124
South Carolina 39% 12% 12% 37% < 1% 184
Tennessee 35% 10% 10% 44% 1% 206
Texas 31% 13% 7% 49% 1% 1,016
Vermont 5% 4% 2% 88% < 1% 134
Virginia 32% 12% 6% 50% < 1% 309
Washington 17% 5% 6% 72% < 1% 274
Wisconsin 12% 6% 10% 70% 2% 201

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